Do you ever look at your Recovery Solution job queue and wonder "I wonder how far along that Integrity Check/SSM job is?" Well I did, and was very frustrated since there wasn't a good way I had found to monitor the progress. Well, by using the following Stored Procedure, you too can find out about the progress of the job.
To install this, just load the attached .SQL file into Query Analyzer (or whatever tool is used in SQL 2005), select your Recovery Solution database, and execute it. It will add the spGetRSJobStatus Stored Procedure (SP) to the database. To run the query, just execute the SP from Query Analyzer:
Note: I just attached a NS report you can use to run this without having to fire up Query Analyzer.
Note that this works best for...